The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 45 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.31% 1.20% 1.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.72% 3.45% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.66%
Ubuntu
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 116 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.07% 34.94% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 106 82
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Middlesex region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Middlesex

Ubuntu
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco